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Pauline Strong, Director HRC 3.360, Mailcode F1900, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-2654

Welcome to the Institute

The Humanities Institute offers an array of university and public humanities programs designed to bring people from various walks of life together to share perspectives and insights on the meanings, joys, and challenges of being human. Our motto is "thinking in community," and we warmly invite you to be an integral part of our dialogue. Explore our website, join our mailing list, attend our events, become a supporter. And by all means contact us about any ideas you may have for collaboration. Looking forward to our conversations!     Pauline Strong, Director

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Difficult Dialogues

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Thu • Apr 2

Molecular Death and Redface...

UNB (3.116), 2247 Guadalupe, Austin, Texas 78705
6:00 PM

Thu • Apr 2

Film Screening: Beyond Pollution

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78702
7:00 PM

Mon • Apr 6

Indigenous Writing Today: A...

CLA 1.302E
4:00 PM

Wed • Apr 8

Heat and Light: An evening with author...

Main Lounge & Concourse, The University of Texas, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 2110 San Jacinto Boulevard
6:00 PM

Thu • Apr 16

Poetics for the Twenty-First...

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 300 W 21st St, Austin, TX 78712
3:30 PM
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